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Finnish OpenFOAM User Day 2024

7.5.2024 09:00 +03:00 EEST - 7.5.2024 17:00 +03:00 EEST

VTT ydinturvallisuustalo, Kivimiehentie 3, nh. Einstein.

After a short break since 2019, Finnish OpenFOAM user Days are organized again in 2024! The event aims to gather together people to share their experiences and ideas of using OpenFOAM. Any person already using or starting to use the software may find the event useful.
To the OpenFOAM Foundation webpage

To the ESI/OpenCFD OpenFOAM webpage 


9:00-9:20 Coffee and registration

9:10-9:20 Welcome - Juho Peltola

9:20-9:50 Multiphase heat exchangers with the OpenFOAM 11/dev modular solvers - Juho Peltola, VTT

9:50-10:10 Conjugate heat transfer simulation in electric mobility applications - Pekka Kanninen, Epec Oy

10:10-10:30 Modelling steam condensation in the pressure suppression pool system of boiling water reactors - Giteshkumar Patel, LUT

10:30-10:50 Coffee break

10:50-11:10 Cavitation analyses of trochoidal propellers with OpenFOAM - Ville Viitanen, VTT

11:10-11:30 Heat and moisture transfer in building envelope - Antti Mikkonen, Sweco & TUni

11:30-12:00 Tragedy of mesh generation in the 2020s - Heikki Kahila, Mclaren Racing Ltd

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-13:30 New engine simulation functionality in OpenFOAM-dev - Karri Keskinen, Wärtsilä

13:30-13:50 Large-eddy simulation of hydrogen combustion in burners - Zin Shahin, Aalto

13:50-14:10 Utilization of OpenFOAM in recovery boiler and burner simulations - Kexin Hu, Andritz

14:10-14:30 How industry can benefit from supercomputing and LUMI - Dan Still, CSC

14:30-14:50 Coffee break

14:50-15:20 Blender for OpenFOAM Users - Tuomo Keskitalo

15:20-15:40 OpenFOAM can - AI can too! (because of LUMI) - Morthen Mathisen, CSC

15:40-16:00 General discussion/contingency

Event time


7.5.2024 09:00 +03:00 EEST


7.5.2024 17:00 +03:00 EEST

Event location

VTT ydinturvallisuustalo, Kivimiehentie 3, nh. Einstein.